Telangana State Education Common Entrance Test

Computer Based Test

TS EDCET Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 650
  • Number Of Attempts:1
  • Examination Modes:Computer Based Test
  • Exam Conducting Body:Osmania University, Hyderabad (OU)
  • Courses:B.Ed.
  • Streams:Education

TS EDCET 2023: Exam Dates(OUT), Application Form, Eligibility, Syllabus

Updated On - February 25 2023 by Divyansh K

TS EDCET 2023 is going to be held on 26 and 27 July 2023. The application form has been released on 07 April 2023. Telangana State Education Common Entrance Test is conducted by the Osmania University (OU), Hyderabad on behalf of the Telangana State Council of Higher Education. The exam is conducted once every year at the State Level. The candidates will be enrolled in B.Ed (Two years) Regular courses in the Colleges of Education in Telangana State. Furthermore, the application form for Telangana State Education Common Entrance will be released online. Applicants must check the TS Ed.CET Eligibility Criteria before filling the online application form. Candidates must read the complete article to know more about TS Ed.CET 2023 Registration.

TS EDCET 2023 Exam Status

Candidates can check the important details about TS EDCET 2023 which is mentioned below:

Telangana State Education Common Entrance Test 2023 Status

Application Form released

Latest Updates

  • TS EDCET 2023 Application Form has been released by the authority on 07 April 2023. The last date to apply for the exam is 15 June 2023. Candidates can apply here--- Apply Now.
  • TS EDCET 2023 exam has been announced. The entrance exam is scheduled to be held on 26 and 27 July 2023.

TS EDCET 2023 Important Dates

Candidates can check all the important dates related to TS EDCET 2023 which are mentioned below:

Events Dates
Application Form available from07 April 2023
Last date to apply 

15 June 2023

The application form will be submitted with a late fee of Rs 250/-01 July 2023
Last date for submission and Registration of online application form
with late fee of Rs. 500/-
15 July 2023
Hall ticket21 July 2023
Exam Date26-27 July 2023
ResultAugust 2023

TS EDCET 2023 Application Form

TS EDCET 2023 application form submission has started on 07 April 2023.  Check all the information about the TS EDCET application form given below:
  • The application form will available on the official website.
  • Candidates can fill the application form just through Online mode.
  • Candidates have to enter their personal details, contact details, academic details in the application form.
  • Candidates are advised to cross-check the details they have entered, to avoid mistakes.
  • After filling all the necessary details in the application form, candidates have to make the payment and submit the online application form.
  • The Convener or/and the Common Entrance Test Committee has the right to reject the application of a candidate at any stage, if:
    1. The application form is incomplete.
    2. The candidate fails to satisfy any of the prescribed eligibility conditions.
    3. False or incorrect information is furnished in the application form.

TS EDCET 2023 Application Fee

Mode of Payment: Candidates can pay the application fee by using the following modes:
  1. TS Online/AP Online Centers
  2. Payment Gateway (Credit Card/Debit Card/ Net Banking)

Check the application fee given below for various categories:

TS EDCET Registration Fee
CategoryFee (INR)
General/UR candidatesRs. 650/-
SC/ST candidatesRs. 450/-

TS EDCET 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates satisfying the following requirements will be eligible to appear for the exam. The TS EDCET 2023 eligibility are given below:

  • Candidates should be of Indian Nationality.
  • The Aspirant should satisfy local/non-local status requirements.
Age Criteria
  • The candidate should have completed the age of 19 years as of 01 July of the year in which notification is issued. There will be no maximum age limit.
Educational Qualifications

Educational Qualifications: Candidates should have passed or appeared for qualifying examinations which are:

  1. Any Bachelors Degree i.e., B.A, B.Com, B.Sc, B.Sc (Home Science), BCA, BBM/BBA or in the
    Masters Degree with at least 50% aggregate marks.
  2.  B.Tech or B.E with Specialization in Science and Mathematics with 55%
    aggregate marks or
  3. Any other relevant qualification.
  4.  However, for candidates belonging to the reserved categories Viz., SC/ ST/ BC and other reserved
    categories should have  40% Marks in the qualifying examination.
  5.  The candidates who are appearing for the final year degree examination shall also be eligible to appear
    for TS Ed.CET-2019.
  6. Note: As per the GO MS No:13 dated. 27/5/2017, the Candidates possessing MBBS/ BSC (AG) / BVSC/
    BHMT/ B.Pharm and such other professional and job oriented degree courses Viz., LLB is not eligible for
    admission into B.Ed Course.
  7.  Candidates possessing a Master's Degree without having undertaken undergraduate study are not eligible

TS EDCET 2023 Exam Pattern

Candidates can take a view of the exam pattern before preparing for the entrance exam. Give below is a table of TS EDCET 2023 Test pattern candidates can refer to:

Mode of Examinationoffline mode (Pen and paper-based)
No. of Questions150
Duration of Exam2 hours

  Subject wise marks distribution is given below:

No.of Questions
Total Marks

Part A: General English



Part B: Teaching Aptitude



Part C: Methodology



Part C: Methodology:

For Part C aspirants will have to choose any one subject from the following:

Distribution of Part C
No.of Questions
Total Marks




Physical Science

100(50 from Physics and 50 from Chemistry)


Biological Sciences

100(50 from Botany and 50 from Zoology)


Social Studies

100(35 from Geography,30 from History,15 from Civics,20 from Economics)





Candidates can download the TS EDCET 2023 Information Bulletin PDF here.

EDCET 2023 Syllabus

The candidates have to know TS EdCET 2023 syllabus before they start preparing. The syllabus is divided into 3 parts:

TS EDCET 2023 Syllabus

General English


General  Knowledge& Teaching Aptitude

General awareness of Environment and application to the society, Knowledge of current events and experiences in scientific outlook.

India & neighbouring countries and questions related to history, culture, Geography, Ecology, Economics, General policy and Scientific research

Teaching aptitude on the ability to communicate, ability to deal with children, recognizing individual differences, analytical thinking and general intelligence

Any one of the following subjects

Mathematics, Physical Sciences(Physics and Chemistry), Biological Sciences(Zoology and Botany), Social Studies(History, Civics, Geography, Economics), English

Aspirants can refer below books on the analysis of previous years question papers:
Name of the Book

B.Ed. Entrance Exam Guide

RPH Editorial Board

B.EL.Ed Common Entrance Exam(CCE) guide

RPH Editorial Board

Students can find the important books in the above table.

TS EDCET 2023 Preparation Tips

The TS EDCET 2023 preparation tips will help the candidates to prepare well for the exam and hence score good marks, thereby qualify the exam.

Following are the preparation tips:

  • The students need to make a proper timetable and follow it properly.
  • Applicants also need to make their proper notes which will help them to revise the topics they have already prepared.
  • Aspirants also need to take proper diet and manage their stress.
  • The candidates must be aware of the exam pattern and syllabus which will help the candidates to prepare for the exam properly.
  • Candidates must refer to the books written by renowned authors to prepare for the exam.
  • They need to give equal time to all the subjects and focus more on the subject in which they are weak.
  • Furthermore, they must stay focused and must try to study with full enthusiasm and concentration.
  • Also, they must do yoga or meditation to manage their stress.

TS EDCET 2023 Result

TS EDCET 2023 will be released at the official website. The candidates will have to download their scorecard by entering the login credentials.
TS EDCET 2023 Tie Breaker
  • In the case of a tie in total marks, Part C marks will be considered to remove the deadlock.
  • If the tie still exists, Part A marks will be taken into account as a tie-breaker.

Steps to download  Rank Card:

  • Login in to your account with your application number & password.
  • Click on “Download Rank Card”
  • Open, save, and take a printout.

TS EDCET 2023 Counselling

TS EDCET Counselling 2023 will commence after the merit list is available on the official website, applicants should visit the University to attend the counselling process. The counselling date and schedule will be made available on the website after the declaration of merit list. Aspirants can register for counselling online at the official website i.e tsche.ac.in. Part C marks will serve the basis for the allotment of subjects. The counselling process occurs in the following stages:

  1. Document verification
  2. Exercise options for colleges
  3. Downloading provisional allotment letter
  4. Reporting at the allotted institute

TS EDCET 2023 Answer Key

The competent authority has released the answer key after the exam will be over. The answers key has the correct answers to all the questions asked in the exam. The candidate can check their answers and find out how much chance they have to secure a seat. Applicants will have has the opportunity to raise the objection against the answer key but that can be done within the specified window on payment of a few amounts per question.

TS EDCET 2023 Exam Center

The candidates can check below the TS EDCET 2023 regional exam centres:

  1. Adilabad
  2. Hyderabad Central
  3. Hyderabad East
  4. Hyderabad North
  5. Hyderabad South-East
  6. Narsampet
  7. Palvancha
  8. Kurnool
  9. Vijayawada
  10. Hyderabad West
  11. Nalgonda
  12. Kodad
  13. Khammam
  14. Sathupally
  15. Karimnagar
  16. Mahabubnagar
  17. Siddipet
  18. Nizamabad
  19. Warangal

TS EDCET 2023 Highlights

The candidates can check a few basic information about TS EDCET 2023 below in the given table:

Exam NameTS EDCET 2023
Conducting bodyOsmania University (OU), Hyderabad on behalf of the Telangana State Council of Higher Education
FrequencyOnce a year
TS EDCET official websitehttps://edcet.tsche.ac.in/
Application Link

Apply Now

About Telangana State Council of Higher Education

TSCHE(The Telangana State Council of Higher Education) is founded in the year of 1988. TSCHE is authorized by UGC. TSCHE organised an entrance test with Osmania University in Education, Law, Engineering, Technology, Architecture, Pharmacy departments in PG and UG programs. Seats allotted to candidates based on the rank secured in the entrance test.

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TS EDCET Important Dates

TS EDCET 2023 Form Date07 Apr - 15 Jun 2023
Admit card Downloading Date21 Jul 2023

Telangana State Education Common Entrance Test Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

2 hours

Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:



Frequently Asked Questions


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